Phil McLachlan

Ghostriders show grit and tenacity

Hard work and heartbreak; a reoccurring theme in Fernie’s past two hockey…

Oil dumped illegally at Tie Lake Transfer Station

The Regional District of East Kootenay is searching for any information in…

Sparwood florist to compete nationally

The Maple Leaf Cup; where art and flower design meet under one…

Gallery: Remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice

Phil McLachlan Free Press Staff

First shovel hits ground at Sparwood Skate Park

It was an exciting day on Wednesday, November 8, when the first…

Looking back on her battle with Leukemia

On November 14, 2012, two-and-a-half-year-old Lily Earl was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic…

Ghostriders win against Beaver Valley

The Fernie Ghostriders won their second game in a row last weekend…

Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society opens new doors

On Friday, November 3, the Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society opened the…

Deer shot in head with crossbow, sparks investigation

$1000 reward available for information leading to conviction

Connecting generations through writing

Students sit down with seniors to create book of memoirs

Wildlife Corner

Fewer bears destroyed in the Elk Valley and South Country this year

Fernie Potters Guild displays talent at gallery showing

On Wednesday, The Fernie Potters Guild opened the doors to their pottery…

Experts discuss selenium in cross-border waterways

On October 16, The Kootenai River Network organized two public information sessions…

Reach a Reader a success

Chrisy Hill, CBAL coordinator, was very pleased with the results of the…

Boardstiff celebrates 20 years

They will be opening their doors for an evening of fun, socializing, and giveaways, this Saturday.

Local takes on Edmonton fighter in boxing debut

Dylan Mitchell will be representing his home town of Fernie in an…

Riders back on the ice against Creston

Local hockey stars celebrate big win away from home

Gallery: 2017 Zombie Walk

Zombies! Run!

Community Memorial to be held

The City of Fernie has announced they will be hosting a Community…

Fernie Community Choir celebrates Oktoberfest

On Friday, October 20, the Fernie Community Choir hosted an Oktoberfest Concert,…